New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: bleep · blend · breed · blended · blessed · bleached · bleeding · -led · baked · bared
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bleed

verb
noun
phrases
verb
1 verb lose blood ANAT, MED INTRANSITIVEfuil a churI'm bleeding táim ag cur fola, tá fuil liomhis nose was bleeding bhí fuil sróine leis, bhí sé ag cur fuil sróine, bhí a ghaosán ag cur folato bleed to death bás a fháil de bharr cailleadh fola 2 verb as medical treatment MED TRANSITIVEthe patients were bled ligtí fuil as an othar, bhaintí fuil as an othar
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3 verb extort money from TRANSITIVEcreach verb  c m ubánaigh verb  c m uit's bleeding the public purse tá an ciste poiblí á bhánú aigethe industry is being bled tá an phingin dheireanach á fáscadh as an tionscal 4 verb heating system etc AUTO, ENG TRANSITIVEI bled the radiator lig mé an t-aer as an radaitheoirtighten the valve after bleeding the air teann an chomhla nuair a bheidh an t-aer ligthe agat 5 verb colours INTRANSITIVEsceith verb  c m uthe colours bleed into each other sceitheann na dathanna isteach ina chéile, ritheann na dathanna ina chéile 6 verb in printing PUBL TRANSITIVEto bleed the illustrations na léaráidí a ligean go himeall
noun
7 noun loss of blood MEDcailleadh folasceitheadh folathere was a danger of me having a bleed bhí mé i gcontúirt fuil a chailleadh 8 noun of heating system etc AUTO, ENGit requires a regular air bleed ní mór an t-aer a ligean as go rialta 9 noun of colourssceitheadh masc  c m u
phrases

to bleed sb/sth dry

(also

to bleed sb/sth white

) to bleed sb dry duine a bhánú, duine a chreachadh, duine a dhiúgadhto bleed sth dry rud a dhiúgadh, an phingin dheireanach a fháscadh as rud